A video game can change the brain -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

A video game can change the brain

08/10/2018

Image: image from the video game "Crystals of Kaydor"; Copyright: Center for Healthy Minds/University of Wisconsin-Madison

In the experimental video game "Crystals of Kaydor", a robot crash lands on an alien planet. In order to rebuild the spaceship, players must, as the robot, build rapport with the aliens by deciphering the emotions on their humanlike faces.